Is Artificial Intelligence the Art World’s Hottest New Trend? Here Are 9 Pioneering Practitioners Who Are Exploring AI’s Artistic Potential

Art-market history was made late last month when a work created using a neural network—one type of technology now commonly, if somewhat reductively, classified as an artificial intelligence—sold at Christie’s auction house in New York for $432,500. The print was made using a form of machine learning called a … [Read More...]

Oops, Gaudí’s Sagrada Familia Has Been Building Without a Permit… for 136 Years. Now It Has to Pay a $41 Million Fee

The Sagrada Familia, Barcelona’s landmark church designed by Antoni Gaudí, has been slapped a with a €36 million fine for lacking a building permit—136 years after construction began. The fine will be paid in installments to city authorities by the trustees of Gaudí’s still unfinished masterpiece.  Construction on the … [Read More...]